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  • Short Summary

    Speed skating on a track at Saranac Lake.

  • Description

    Item title reads: "Skating at 30 miles an hour. C. Jewstraw covers 440 yds. in 37 and 1/5 secs. but fails by fraction of second to set new world record."

    Saranac Lake, United States of America (USA).

    M/S speed skaters race around a track, watched by a timekeeper. One skater falls and crashes into the barrier. Final shot of a smiling skater being interviewed.

    Note: Fast strong skating by speed skaters.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    670.30
    Media URN:
    32965
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    23/02/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:31:00 / 01:43:25:00
    Canister:
    G 1375

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